The Miniature American Shepherd was developed in the American West in the late 1960's. This is a small herding dog of extensive versatility. They make great traveling companions, agility, disc, herding, barn hunt,
farm, and show dogs.
Formerly known as the Miniature Australian Shepherd,
they are are up to 18 inches tall & up to 40 pounds as adults. They come in a variety of colors:
Blue Merle, Red Merle, Red, & Black.
Whether working stock, navigating an agility course, visiting a nursing home, or hanging out on the family couch, this intensely curious and intelligent dog does it all with due diligence and a sense of humor.